Recess (1997–2001)

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Comic tales of a group of good friends, 4 boys and 2 girls, during breaks in primary school, as they grow up, relate to each other, and have brushes with authority.

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One recess the gang get captured by the Kindergartners causing them to reminise about times they have spent with the kindergarten in the past. A collection of short tales with new linking ...

Directors: Howy Parkins, Brenda Piluso
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 Vince / ... (129 episodes, 1997-2001)
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 Mikey / ... (129 episodes, 1997-2001)
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 Gretchen / ... (129 episodes, 1997-2001)
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 Spinelli (129 episodes, 1997-2001)
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 Gus / ... (128 episodes, 1997-2001)
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 Theodore J. 'T.J.' Detweiler / ... (101 episodes, 1998-2001)
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Comic tales of a group of good friends, 4 boys and 2 girls, during breaks in primary school, as they grow up, relate to each other, and have brushes with authority. Written by Cynan Rees <cynanrees@hotmail.com>

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13 September 1997 (USA)  »

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Disney's Recess  »

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(52 episodes)

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Paul Germain based Gretchen Grundler on childhood pictures of his wife. See more »

Quotes

Miss Alordayne Grotkey: Ok, so everyone who didn't do their homework last night will be challenged to a double load.
[the class groans]
Miss Alordayne Grotkey: And anyone who did their homework can have the night off.
Gretchen: YES! WOOHOO!
[realizes she's the only one cheering]
Gretchen: Umm, I mean... Boo, the unfairness?
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Followed by Recess: All Growed Down (2003) See more »

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Disney actually did something right for a change
27 June 2000 | by (Ardmore, PA) – See all my reviews

Disney can do great stuff with movies, but when it comes to tv shows they really stink. Examples of this include Disney's sickening Doug and stereotype filled Pepper Ann. But with this I am shocked. Somehow, Disney did not ruin this like they did with Doug. Despite having some Disney aspects, Recess is actually clever and fun to watch. For once, they came up with a show that children can relate. For the first time in years, ABC actually has a great cartoon. Recess is a winner.


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